The table below looks at the statistics for NServiceBus skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NServiceBus over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 573 539 535
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -4
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 7 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.040% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.075% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +76.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £355 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £413 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £198
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +39.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9375 8563 8493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.97% 18.01% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6088 5328 4867
Average daily rate £397 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.73% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 381 418
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.24 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% -9.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

NServiceBus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

NServiceBus Jobs Demand Trend in England

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Trend in England

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in England

NServiceBus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 4 £370 -4.51% 6
North West -5 1 £438 +59.09% 3
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NServiceBus.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) MVC
3 12 (80.00%) WCF
4 11 (73.33%) SOA
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
6 7 (46.67%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (40.00%) TDD
7 6 (40.00%) LINQ
7 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 5 (33.33%) Middleware
8 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (33.33%) Kanban
8 5 (33.33%) AppFabric
8 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (26.67%) RavenDB
9 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (26.67%) Windows
9 4 (26.67%) MSMQ
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft

NServiceBus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NServiceBus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) JCAPS
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) RavenDB
3 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
2 3 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) NUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) StyleCop
4 1 (6.67%) NDepend
4 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) NuGet
4 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
4 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) WCF
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) REST
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (40.00%) LINQ
6 5 (33.33%) AppFabric
6 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (33.33%) Middleware
6 5 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (26.67%) MSMQ
8 3 (20.00%) JMS
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) jQuery
8 3 (20.00%) CSS3
8 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) Kanban
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) EAI
8 1 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (6.67%) Workflow
8 1 (6.67%) BDD
8 1 (6.67%) CQRS
8 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Telerik
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) DevExpress
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle